How To Sharpen Kitchen Knives

Filed under Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Tools & Equipment

Sharpening your knives is a professional skill easily learned.
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How To Infant-Proof Your Home

Filed under Kitchens & Baths, Safety

A new baby in the home means many new concerns for parents, chief of which is the baby’s health and protection.
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How To Clean a Range Hood Filter

Filed under Cleaning, Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Safety

Range hoods are designed for specific kitchen range configurations.
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How To Grout Tile

Filed under Carpentry & Trim Work, Concrete & Masonry, Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths

Grout is the material that is applied to the spaces between the tiles on a wall or floor.
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How To Clear a Plugged Kitchen Sink

Filed under Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Plumbing

Clogged drains are the bane of most every homeowner’s existence but it need not be so.
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How To Install a Dishwasher in an Island

Filed under Appliances, Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Plumbing

It is common today to install a dishwasher in an island located within the confines of a kitchen.
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How To Install a Clawfoot Bathtub

Filed under Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Plumbing

A clawfoot bathtub is different from a regular bathtub primarily in that it is self-supporting, i.e., it sits on its own set of feet, normally referred to as clawfeet because of their original claw-like shape.
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How To Repair Plastic Laminates

Filed under Carpentry & Trim Work, Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Woodworking

Repairing plastic laminates is not particularly difficult.
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How To Replace a Sink Drain

Filed under Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Plumbing

One of the most common home repairs is replacing a worn and leaking sink drain, also called a p-trap.
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How To Replace a Dishwasher

Filed under Appliances, Home Improvement, Kitchens & Baths, Plumbing

Automatic dishwashers vary in quality from very inexpensive units with minimum controls to top-of-the-line dishwashers that do almost everything except make your coffee in the morning.
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